Chapter I Sloka40
k…l]ye à[ZyiNt k…lxmaR> snatna>,
xmeR nòe k…l< k«TõmxmaeR=i--vTyut.
kuladharm˜× san˜tan˜× |
dharme naÿ÷e kulaÕ k®tsnam
adharmo'bhibhavatyuta ( 1|40)||
In the destruction of a family,
the immemorial religious rites of that family perish;
on the destruction of spirituality,
impiety, indeed, overcomes the whole family.